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Due to the cancellation of Byron Fest, the Byron Fest 5K has been cancelled. We look forward to hosting this event in 2021!
Join us for the Annual Byron Fest 5K Run! This 2020 Rockford Road Runners Circuit Race, and family friendly event, is held on the beautiful trails of the Byron Forest Preserve. The course features well maintained trails with panoramic views and a variety of terrain. Chip timing will be provided by Tri-3 Sports Timing and splits will be provided at the one and two mile marks. Plaques will be awarded to overall male and female finishers and medals will be awarded to top 3 male and female finishers in each age division. Age divisions are as follows: 8 & under, 9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75 & above.
Participants must be pre-registered by June 26, 2020 at noon to be guaranteed a race shirt. A limited number of shirts will be available race day on a first come, first serve basis. Pre-registrations will be accepted through July 10, 2020 at noon. Packet pick up and day of registration will be available onsite from 7:00 a.m. - 7:45 a.m. with the race beginning promptly at 8:00 a.m.
Parking and indoor restrooms are available onsite.
Due to terrain, baby joggers and strollers are discouraged.
Race results will be available online at http://www.byronparks.org/special-events
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